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James Ball

James Ball

    Gamers spook world of spycraft
    Gamers spook world of spycraft
    US and UK intelligence agents have been posing as Orcs and Elves to snare terror suspects online.
    WTF, NSA? Tech giants vent spy fury
    WTF, NSA? Tech giants vent spy fury
    Google and Yahoo! are fuming over revelations that the agency intercepted their users' records.
    Marks & Spencer accused of Amazonian tax-dodging acrobatics
    Marks & Spencer accused of Amazonian tax-dodging acrobatics
    British retailer hopes to grow its business in a difficult economic climate.
    Is WikiLeaks still relevant?
    Is WikiLeaks still relevant?
    As their website put up archival material, mainstream media published a story based on a huge leak, James Ball wonders if Wikileaks is still relevant.
    How much about you is online?
    How much about you is online?
    A whole lot -- but what the internet giants do know hardly gives a true picture of who you are.
    WikiLeaks releases first batch of hacked Stratfor emails
    WikiLeaks releases first batch of hacked Stratfor emails
    WikiLeaks has released the first 200 of a cache of 5m emails obtained by Anonymous hackers from the servers of Stratfor, a US-based intelligence firm.
    UK blocked arms sale to Swaziland
    UK blocked arms sale to Swaziland
    Britain blocked a $60-million sale of helicopters, armoured cars and machine guns to Swaziland.